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Balance of 2016 at the Picasso museum

2016 has been an especially important year for the Museum, a year that raises our expectations that 2017 will be even better. These are the most important milestones achieved during the year we have just left behind us: In terms of affluence, the Picasso museum received a total of 954,895 visitors and with 50% of these acquiring the admission ticket in advance through our website. As such, 2016 became the year of consolidation of this system of ticket sales which was introduced two years ago and which we will be improving this January by incorporating the possibility of doing online bookings ...

Picassian characters: Lucien Clergue

Lucien Clergue was born in Arles, on August 14th 1934 within a family of small traders. He become a well-known French photographer and was the first artist of this discipline to become a member of the Academy of Fine Arts of the Institute of France. «1973 Dokfilm Picasso by Lucien Clergue Condor Films» of Condor Films. Available under license CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://goo.gl/P3gvZt (more…)

Family workshop of “Exquisite portrait”

As part of the temporary exhibition “Picasso/Dalí. Dalí/Picasso” we have programmed a series of workshops for families entitled “Exquisite portrait”. Here you have a small taste of how the session went this last Saturday: Before visiting the exhibition, we talked in the classrooms about what we were going to do. (more…)

Music for Picasso’s works

For the second consecutive year, and as final year project, the students of composition of the Conservatori del Liceu have composed a musical piece based on works of the museum collection. In this project, the Conservatori del Liceu and the Museu Picasso have worked on exploring the new interpretations that other artistic languages and new generations of creators can contribute to the works of our collection. (more…)